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Shoemake Nunatak: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Shoemake Nunatak in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Feature Name (see definition): Shoemake Nunatak

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13762

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 33' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
140° 05' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.55

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -140.0833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1972

Description (see definition): A nunatak immediately west of Billey Bluff at the southwest end of the Ickes Mountains, coastal Marie Byrd Land. The nunatak was photographed from aircraft of the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS), 1939-41, and was mapped by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy aerial photography, 1959-65. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for John L. Shoemake, aerographer, U.S. Navy (USN), weather observer at Brockton Station on the Ross Ice Shelf during two summer seasons, 1968-69 and 1969-70.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Shoemake Nunatak in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Shoemake Nunatak should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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